biography

What do you get when you combine old school, urban and Afro music? The Producer/singer/rap artist Chuka Royalty. The multi-talented musician has been a long time coming, carving his own niche in an industry where recycled imitation is celebrated. Royalty does everything possible to stand out. The rapper or ‘swapper’ (singer/song-writer/rapper as he likes to call himself) brings life to his music.

CR nurtured his own gifts by writing, rapping and singing along to live music. Adding piano playing to his love of lyrical flows Chuka Royalty creates his own live sound of music with old school influences. Not stopping there he fuses his African influences with his music, which creates his own distinctive style.

His love for 90’s music combined with a strong stage presence which makes him entertaining and whether he is lyrically affirming his beliefs or telling life as it is or as it will be, you are instantly captivated by his ability to connect to audiences of all types. “Music is a way for me to channel my thoughts, feelings and attitudes”, he always says. Through music Royalty finds a means of expression not otherwise voiced in every-day speech. Chuka Royalty is the next generation of artists making a mark in the mainstream.

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